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Children's Corner offers a wide variety of classes, from traditional heirloom sewing and smocking to new and updated techniques and patterns. Click the images below for more information on each class offered for Spring 2022. Please see the class policies below prior to registration. 

To register, call us at 615-292-1746. Limited spots available. 

 

 

   

   

   

 

About Our Classes:
  • Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Class fee does not include the cost of supplies, unless otherwise stated.
  • Make-up classes are not normally held.
  • Classes may be cancelled if minimum number of students is not reached. In which case, you will receive a full refund.
  • We ask that you purchase supplies, including fabric, at the Children’s Corner Store. These supplies will be discounted 10% at the time of purchase. Please let us know your purchase is for a class.
  • For most classes, Children’s Corner supplies the sewing machines, however, on days when more than one class meets we will notify you to bring your own machine.
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Beginning Smocking with Bonnie
Thursdays: January 13, 20, 27
*dates adjusted due to weather
10AM or 6PM, $75

You will be learning traditional English smocking stitches. After purchasing a solid fabric of your choice (before the class), the class fee includes a cut, sew and pleat Bishop gown of your selection, starter needles, and embroidery floss. This is a three-week class.

Supplies: Embroidery Scissors, fabric (preferably solid) for Children's Corner Bishop or alternate project if cleared by Bonnie.

Floss and plate chosen during class. Students will receive starter needles, practice insertion and a cut, sew, and pleat services for their Bishop.

The Morning Class Times 10am-12:30pm and will not have a lunch break.

Evening Class Times 6-8:30pm.

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Bishop Construction with Bonnie
Thursdays: February 3, 10, 17
10AM or 6PM, $75

Learn how to construction the classic Bishop dress! A natural follow up to Beginning Smocking this class will equipt you with a great foundation for sewing many future Bishops. This is a three-week class.

Supplies: Basic Sewing Supplies. After purchasing a fabric of your choice (before the class), the class fee includes a cut, sew, and pleat Bishop gown of your selection. If a student is continuing from the Beginning Smocking class, this allows them to plan a second Bishop to smock.

The Morning Class Times 10am-12:30pm and will not have a lunch break.

Evening Class Times 6-8:30pm.

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Heirloom Basics with Bonnie
Thursdays: March 3, 10, 17, 31
10AM or 6PM, $125

Learn the classic techniques of heirloom sewing as you create an heirloom garment of your choice: make a girl's dress, boy's shirt/pants or baby bubble. You will learn many lace techniques, such as lace shaping, and sewing techniques, like French seams and pin tucks. Basic sewing expierience required. This is a four-week class.

Supplies: General Sewing Supplies, fine thread, fabric chosen for selected garment you will be making during class

The Morning Class Times 10am-12:30pm and will not have a lunch break.

Evening Class Times 6-8:30pm.

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Picture Smocking with Bonnie
Thursdays: April 14 & 21
10AM or 6PM, $50

Level up your smocking with Picture Smocking! Learn more advanced techniques, like stacking, to allow you to create a whole new world of smocking designs. This is a two-week class.

Supplies: 
Embroidery Scissors, smocking plate (Bonnie can help you choose), and floss. Students will receive starter needles and a practice insertion. This is a two-week class.

The Morning Class Times 10am-12:30pm and will not have a lunch break.

Evening Class Times 6-8:30pm.

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Lily's Tucked Blouse and Skirt with Trisha Smith
April 29 & 30
9:30AM-3PM, $125 + Kit

What a precious skirt and blouse Trisha has designed. The couture styling speaks for itself when you see the garment on your child. This two-piece set is dressy enough for a special occasion yet comfortable enough for casual events and wear. Many techniques will be covered while making these two pieces that can be used in future garments. This pattern is sized 3-12 and you will receive all sizes in class. Join Trisha, in our classroom, for two full days of hands on sewing. This class has a 10 student maximum - call and sign up to today to reserve your spot!

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Serger Know How with Bonnie
Thursdays: May 5, 12, 19
10AM or 6PM, $80

Want to learn how to use your serger? Unlock all you can do with this great machine as you make a completed garment. This is a three-week class.

Supplies:
Your serger, manual, 4 spools of thread matching colors of dials on machine.


The Morning Class Times 10am-12:30pm and will not have a lunch break.

Evening Class Times 6-8:30pm.

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Stitching Corner with Susan or Melissa
Fridays: Dates Listed Below
10AM-3PM, $25 per session 

Bring your project and get help from our experts as you spend the day sewing with fellow sewers. Basic sewing knowledge required. Sign-ups are per class session.

Supplies: Basic Sewing Supplies and your Sewing Machine. (Please let us know if you would like to reserve one of our machines, thanks!)

January 14 - Susan
January 28 - Melissa
February 11 - Melissa
February 18 - Susan
March 11 - Susan
March 25 - Susan
April 8 - Susan
April 22 - Melissa
May 6 - Susan
May 20 - Melissa

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